Mandela and de Klerk


1h 54m 1997

Brief Synopsis

Civil rights activist Nelson Mandela and South African President F.W. De Klerk -- onetime ideological enemies -- see their nation through the potentially explosive transition from apartheid to racial equity.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1997
Production Company
Dave Cathcart; Deluxe Entertainment Services Group; Digital Sound & Pictures; F Stop Inc; Film Afrika Worldwide; Panavision, Ltd.; Showtime Networks; Showtime Networks; Sonar Entertainment; Vivkim Negative Cutting Inc.
Distribution Company
Evergreen Entertainment; Sonar Entertainment
Location
Johannesburg, South Africa; Cape Town, South Africa

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 54m

Synopsis

Civil rights activist Nelson Mandela and South African President F.W. De Klerk -- onetime ideological enemies -- see their nation through the potentially explosive transition from apartheid to racial equity.

Crew

Rodney Adamstein

Grip

Michael T Andreas

Music Editor

Pamela Athayde

Makeup Artist

David Barkham

Production Designer

Alan Barnes

Electrician

Anni Bartels

Makeup Artist

Leigh Bishop

Wardrobe Supervisor

Ewen Bogle

Camera

James Bowling

Assistant Camera Operator

James Bowling

Videotape Operator

Deva Britow

Other

Bill Brown

Sound Effects Editor

Shane Bunce

Property Master

William Burger

Driver

Bryan Byrd

Publicity

Dave Cathcart

Cable Operator

Simon Cave

Production Assistant

Adrian Charles

Driver

Veronica Ciandre

Hair Stylist

Diana Cilliers

Costume Designer

David Clarke

Other

Bernard Coetzee

Driver

Harmon Cusack

Camera Operator

Gregory Cuyler

Assistant

Evan Daum

Assistant Sound Editor

Jimmie Davies

Other

Bobby Debeer

Construction Coordinator

Fred Du Preez

On-Set Dresser

Terry Edinger

Production Accountant

Kevin Epstein

Hair Assistant

Jaco Espach

Location Manager

Manoel Ferreira

Camera

Robert M Fischer

Grip

Kenneth Fisher

Best Boy

Greg Fitzgerald

Production Assistant

Vincent Fletcher

Gaffer

Johan Fourie

Lighting Technician

Alan Freedman

Adr Mixer

Michael Friedlander

Assistant Editor

Jane Fry

Assistant Production Accountant

Michael L Games

Line Producer

Michael L Games

Unit Production Manager

Susan Garrison

Assistant

Jason George

Assistant Sound Editor

Alan Gerhardt

Sound Mixer

Danielle Ghent

Adr Supervisor

Theo Gildenhuys

Assistant Location Manager

Robert Gilman

Dolly Grip

Patrick Giraudi

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Bruce Glover

Foley Editor

Bryan Gluckman

Driver

Kurt Godel

Visual Effects

Cedric Gradus-samson

Music

George Haddad

Sound Effects Editor

Goolam Hassan

Production Assistant

John Henn

Driver

Shane Hoffman

Production Assistant

John Hubbard

Casting (United Kingdom)

Ros Hubbard

Casting (United Kingdom)

Jurgen Human

Boom Operator

Jackie Ioachim

Publicity

Kelvin Jones

Photography

Mark Joubert

On-Set Dresser

Paul Joubert

Grip

Debra Karen

Editor

Michael Karen

Assistant Editor

Michael Kennedy

Camera

Josias Kgofelo

Driver

Ossama Khuluki

Foley Artist

Tim King

Post-Production Supervisor

Steve Kruger

Driver

Catherine Kukard

Wardrobe Assistant

Moonyeenn Lee

Casting (South Africa)

Moonyeenn Lee

Casting

Reza Levy

Wardrobe Assistant

Lizette Liebenberg

Assistant Production Coordinator

Sarah Manana

Production Assistant

Hendrik Manenzhe

Generator Operator

Laurette Marais

Assistant Production Accountant

Diane Marshall

Foley Artist

Catherine C Mccabe

Assistant Director

John Mckay

Rigging Gaffer

Gavin Meadon

Special Effects Coordinator

Guy Micheletti

Key Grip

Sarah Mitchell-innes

Assistant Production Accountant

Mario Mohammed

Electrician

James Moriana

Foley Artist

Simpwe Mtwisha

Assistant

Mtunzi Ndingane

Assistant Location Manager

Sydney Ngola

Driver

Cynthia Nicolella

Post-Production Coordinator

Teboho Nkonyeni

Assistant

Aron Nkosi

Driver

Joe Nokonongo

Assistant Director

Amber Novak

Driver

Cecil Papau

Generator Operator

Jim Passon

Color Timer

Fernando Perdigao

Sound Designer

Jonathan Peterson

Transportation

Susan Pilcher

Music Coordinator

Loui Polykarpou

Assistant Property Master

Spencer Proffer

Music Producer

Matthew Reidenbach

Assistant Sound Editor

Leeann Rennie

Assistant Set Dresser

Michael Ribeiro

Wardrobe Assistant

Cliff Rosen

Assistant

Fran Saidman

Production Coordinator

Tobias Schliessler

Director Of Photography

Jason Schmid

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Cedric Scott

Co-Producer

Steve Scoville

Dialogue Editor

Benjamin September

Driver

Gaile Shepherd

Makeup Assistant

Susan Shin

Dialogue Editor

Bernard Sofronski

Executive Producer

Lucy Sustar

Foley Mixer

Leigh Tanchel

Assistant Location Manager

Chad Tomasoski

Post-Production Assistant

Platon Trakoshis

Assistant Director

Henry Van Der Berg

Assistant Location Manager

David Van Der Linden

Props

Leon Van Der Merwe

Set Decorator

Nicholas Van Vuuren

Production Assistant

Marc Vanocur

Sound Editor

Sorcha Vasey

Assistant Director

Jean-roux Viljoen

Transportation Manager

Rozelle Vogelman

Script Supervisor

Thomas Volckmann

Foley Editor

Jane Warren

Casting (Cape Town)

Benjamin A Weissman

Editor

Richard Wesley

Screenwriter

David Wicht

Line Producer

Eric Williams

Electrician

James A Williams

Sound Effects Editor

David Wilson

Unit Publicist

Steve Wilson

Camera

Z Jean Woods

Assistant Editor

Roger Young

Casting Coordinator (South Africa)

Joan Ziff

Publicity

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1997
Production Company
Dave Cathcart; Deluxe Entertainment Services Group; Digital Sound & Pictures; F Stop Inc; Film Afrika Worldwide; Panavision, Ltd.; Showtime Networks; Showtime Networks; Sonar Entertainment; Vivkim Negative Cutting Inc.
Distribution Company
Evergreen Entertainment; Sonar Entertainment
Location
Johannesburg, South Africa; Cape Town, South Africa

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 54m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video August 19, 1997

Aired in United States February 16, 1997

Aired in United States 1997

Shown at Newark Black Film Festival June 18 - July 30, 1997.

Estimated budget: $5,000,000

Budget source: Hollywood Reporter 02/21/1996

Began shooting April 22, 1996.